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Spirals in Nature

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Fibonacci is found in many structures in nature . . . . ღTrish W ~ . . . .

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What’s so sacred about geometry, anyway?

Geometry in nature // Fibonacci sequence// Golden Ratio // Phi point // The same ratio Vitruvius saw in the human body – 1 to PHI (1.618) – exists in every part of nature, from swimming fish to swirling planets. This divine ratio, or divine proportion, has been called the building block of all life.

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A shell that displays the Fibonacci spiral. Fibonacci's sequence and phi are important mathematical concepts (especially in biology) in the same way Planck's constant is important to Quantum Mechanics.

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